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today for different reason. we had the same in latin america. people my grated to vens with a lay from countries such as peru on a consistent basis for half a century. it's a wealthier country than venezuela. look at it this way as well. chinese immigration in the united states has played a key role in the growing economic prosperity of china, they have not only of course been able to export stuff and import stuff to them. they invested in china response i think that borders and barriers are really art initial term of the impact on the economy. we all benefit from the constant circulation as people. the same is happening in europe. some of the eastern -- or central european countries have been -- in the last few years. it became legal to do so. and yet they have been becoming more and more prosperous. poland is more prosperous. it export the an incredible amount of people to spain. >> i have some small things to add. he's 100% right. about the german 1848ers. they left behind complained about the liberals leaving. americans who experienced and met them complained about the autocratic g
of the united states of america" is a biography and portrait of each first lady. it is now available for the discounted price of $12.95 plus shipping and can be found at c- span.org/products. the c-span town hall meeting that discusses the future of political parties. following that, nancy pelosi. after that, a town hall meeting with senator john mccain. >> this is a c-span townhall. you good tos away, have more of your say. during congress's recess, tuesday, wednesday, and thursday night on c-span, we are looking at public politics and talking to you about positions. welcome to c-span town hall tonight. we will ask you about the future of your political party. who is the future leader, the likely presidential candidate, and maybe it is somebody that is not necessarily yet on the national scene. a couple of ways for you to participate, by phone. we will open up the lines now. make sure you mute your television and radio when you call in. you can also use twitter. we will read tweets from members of congress who are back in their home states and districts for the august recess. some p
of america merrill lynch. we will grow by 8.2% this year, beating china for the fifth straight year. the energy front, our oil production has increased by 50% since 2005. iraq a expects to increase oil production to 4.5 million barrels by the end of 2014 and 9 million barrels a day by 2020. as the international energy agency has reported, iraq is poised to double our export of oil by the decade of 2015. -- of 2050. we will use our strained global oil markets. in spite of this progress, we have challenges that we are working to address. 90% of our economy depends on oil. unemployment rate is 11%, our poverty line rate is 23%. although there has been significant progress over the last few years, and we think the development millennium goals set by the united nations. in order to diversify our economy beyond energy, iraq is investing oil revenues in education and crucial development projects, including restoration of power and rebuilding our transportation system. our economy will benefit from our progress on the germanic front as well. last month, the united nations security council r
why that's happening. because nobody in america would -- dan, good luck. we will see you soon. if it's way too early, it's "morning joe." stick around. the fix is next. >>> day of rage. egypt's unrest leads to hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries prompting president obama to cancel a major military exercise. is there more the u.s. will do to stop the violence? plus, some new names headlining in the hawkeye state talk this weekend. but the spotlight still belongs to the superstars on each side. and another surprise headline on what the nsa is up to. an internal review shows the intel outfit broke its own rule thousands times. good morning from washington. it's friday, august 16th, 2013. and this is "the daily rundown." we're watching developing news out of egypt. the country bracing for more bloodshed today. tens of thousands of muslim brotherhood members and their supports are responding to calls for a day of rage. pouring into the streets to protest this week's brutal government crackdown. we're watching crowds demonstrators crossing a bridge through cairo. most likely tryin
forcing -- there is an organizing i'm advising calling the compact for america trying to get a balanced budget amendment and get a convention call a nifty idea to control a run away convention. there are policy innovations that states are trying to put together, again, across a host of areas left, right, which is trying to reassert the original dynamic. not nullify. states cannot say federal law is no good. just to rebalance the power in the country. host: ian, can you speak to federal effort pushing back? if that's the way right to look at this. what is or what can the federal government do once states put these efforts into place? guest: if we are talking about an actual nullification law, that's when the state tries to forbid the federal government from forcing its own law, those laws are void almost automatically. guest: john c. calhoun is probably roaming the studios right now. guest: the federal official would try to enforce the law, presumably the state would try to stop them. and then it would be very easy for the federal government to get a court order to say that the state can
and korea . they went to work making america a greater place for all of us. steve king apparently has forgotten that. he is scared of the future. he wants you to be afraid as well. if you are a freight of the future, he can convince you to vote then. i'm not afraid of the future. one of the soldiers i served with in iraq was not even a citizen of this country and he was already serving in war. he had his citizenship ceremony in iraq. i was there. i saw it. that is why i am not afraid of our future. [applause] when i was in iraq, i would tell the fellow soldiers that while our uniforms said "u.s." what it simply meant was "us." when things got rough, the only person you can depend upon was the soldier on your left and the right. it was simply about us. in iowa and in america, it really is just about us. it is our country. if we do not fix the problems, and no one else is coming to our rescue. we had to take personal responsibility for the future of our country. our current congressman is more concerned about seeking headlines rather than solutions. it is time to retire steve king. [app
disagree with his lifestyle choices, he's out there protecting the united states of america, he deserves your respect. >> and you know what, guts. that's what this all boils down to. what we're all talking about. it's just speaking out. mike allen, mike, we started with you. i was just talking about since 2006, republicans have grimaced and hidden in the corners and they've -- oh, what are we going to do about -- these people on talk radio, these people on cable news that are saying these things that are driving off the very swing voters we need to get elected to the white house again. >> yeah. >> guts. they don't have guts to speak out against the treex emmists. mitt romney never had the guts to speak out against the most extreme elements in his party. and he lost in part because he followed extremists down a rabbit hole in iowa, in a caucus process, on immigration, and he got slaughtered among hispanic-americans because of it and he got beaten in other areas too because he never spoke out and had that famous bill clinton sister soldier moment that by the way conservatives cheered when
caramel. try the new caramel coconut today. america runs on dunkin'. pretzels! [loudly] no, thanks! pretzel roll from dunkin'. try the new pretzel roll sandwiches from dunkin' -- get any bakery sandwich on a soft, warm pretzel roll today. america runs on dunkin'. >> diane: call him the shark whisperer. because he can actually lull to sleep the scariest creatures of the deep. >> what an incredible sight. a deep sea diver is standing on the ocean floor balancing a shark in his hand. and the diver is a shark whisperer and he has actually hypnotized the five foot long shark. he begins by feeding a school of reef sharks in the caribbean and he chooses one to work his magic on. look, he's gently massaging a spot on his snout with his thumb. the shark quickly becomes calm and so docile that another diver can gently pet its hide. after a few minutes, the shark whisperer grabs the shark's dorsal fin and tilts the beast up. the shark has entered a trance- like state called tonic immobility a form of paralysis that can last up to 15 minutes. animal experts don't know why sharks respond this w
and ways to make these programs more transparent. >> i want to make clear that america is not interested in spying on ordinary people. >> reporter: but it has happened. despite laws that forbid spying on americans. the "washington post" reports today that nsa leaker, edward snowden, provided secret internal odd kwreuts that reveal the nsa's own record of breaking privacy rules. >> we also found cases in which the nsa reported to no one because there's complicated rules about what to report and whom to report it and they found fairly significant incidents when they didn't think they had to tell anyone. >> reporter: according to documents obtained by the post, they found 2700 violations in a 12 month period. they say that is above the average and blames a variety of factors including changes in technology and shortcomings in procedures and foreign targets that roamed into the u.s. many of the privacy violations against americans appear unintended like tracking the wrong phone numbers due to a programming error, but other incidents are more serious. >>> the federal surveillance corp. that h
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